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Thursday, May 14, 2015

Unseasonably Cold Storm Expected to Hit Altadena Thursday and Friday


An unseasonably cold storm will affect Southwestern California beginning early Thursday morning and continuing through Friday evening. There will be two separate bands of rain with this next system, the second wave will be stronger and bring most of the precipitation to Los Angeles County.

Thursday conditions will bring a chance of drizzle, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11 a.m. to Altadena, according to the National Weather Service. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Thursday’s high is expected to be near 63. The chance of precipitation is 80%.

Thursday night brings showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Skies will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.  The chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday is expected to be almost an exact repeat of Thursday but with added concern of wind gusts, of up to 15 mph.

Friday night will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

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